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Thursday, November 16, 2017

Comedian Steve Martin's rendition of "King Tut" is triggering social justice warriors at Reed College because they see it as a form of cultural appropriation.

The song, originally performed on "Saturday Night Live," actually criticizes the commercialization and trivialization of Egyptian history and presents a caricature of the Treasures of Tutankhamun traveling exhibit that toured seven United States cities from 1976 to 1979.




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Definition of a Snowflake... Like I said, with no one able to make a rational retort, progressivism is destroying comedy.


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Reed College has to be in the Top 10 nationwide in the "SJWs per capita" category. Right now there's a student at Wellesley or Bowdoin reading this story and getting upset that they didn't think of it first.

#1 | Posted by MUSTANG at 2017-11-16 10:41 AM | Reply

What's so funny about the way egyptians walk? More cultural appropriation and white supremacy.


#2 | Posted by AndreaMackris at 2017-11-16 11:03 AM | Reply

It's offensive because it isn't' funny.

#3 | Posted by BruceBanner at 2017-11-16 11:06 AM | Reply

3 - It was funny in '77. The whole stand up by Martin - "Let's get small" is a classic.

#4 | Posted by homerj at 2017-11-16 04:10 PM | Reply

"Mind if I Smoke?"
"Not at all. Mind if I fart?"

#5 | Posted by homerj at 2017-11-16 04:13 PM | Reply

It's offensive because it isn't' funny.

Bet you love AlFranken though .....

#6 | Posted by AndreaMackris at 2017-11-17 12:02 AM | Reply

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